Stories about World Media

Aug 17 2017

Trump appears to endorse Sen. Flake's primary foe

President Donald Trump 's public attacks on two GOP senators could further reduce his clout with congressional Republicans just as he enters a series of key policy discus...

Aug 17 2017

Cleveland Clinic nixes gala at Mar-a-Lago resort

The Clinic and CEO Toby Cosgrove, had taken heat from employees and the public for continuing to hold the annual event at Mar-a-Lago, the Palm Beach club where they had g...

Aug 17 2017

South Korea pledges 'no war on Korean peninsula'

Tensions escalated on the peninsula after the DPRK twice test-fired what it called an intercontinental ballistic missile last month. Tillerson and Mattis wrote in The W...

Aug 17 2017

Barcelona Are Not in Talks for Dembele Shock

Previous to that Liverpool had rejected two bids for their talisman. Former Bayern Munich technical director Michael Reschke says Ousmane Dembele joined Dortmund la...

Aug 17 2017

Teacher shoots self at high school in Georgia, police say

According to the Douglas County Sheriff's Department, the injury transpired on school grounds, and involved a firearm. Arriving students were taken to the school gym to b...

Aug 17 2017

Australia to join military drills with US, South Korea

The exercises have taken on greater significance this year due to the rise in tensions around North Korea's rapid progress in developing nuclear weapons and missiles ca...

Aug 17 2017

PM Modi in Independence Day speech bats for creation of new India

Deprecating violence in the name of faith, Modi said some people due to lack of patience end up destroying the social fabric. "The fight needs to be against the Bharatiy...

Aug 17 2017

Dahi Handi: 2 'govindas' die, 117 injured in Maharashtra

The 21-year-old Kini successfully got down from the human pyramid but died soon afterward. One of them was seriously injured and admitted to a hospital, while others were...

Aug 17 2017

Military verifying reports Chinese vessels spotted near Pag-asa Island

ISLAND OF HOPE. A party-list lawmaker has urged the Philippine government to file appropriate diplomatic protest against China over Chinese ships spotted near the Pag-asa...

Aug 17 2017

Poll finds many call Saturday's events in Charlottesville 'domestic terrorism'

President Donald Trump's response to the white supremacist rally that turned violent in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend has been subjected to a poll revealing di...

Aug 17 2017

Venezuela: Governor Condemns 'Massacre' by State Police in Amazon Prison, 37 Dead

Special security forces, including military units, had stormed the prison in the state capital Puerto Ayacucho to confiscate weapons that had been smuggled in to prisoner...

Aug 17 2017

Xi calls for calm after Trump says U.S. is 'locked and loaded'

China is telling the USA and North Korea to "hit the brakes" on threatening words and actions and work toward a peaceful resolution of their dispute, in a sign of growin...

Aug 17 2017

IFP Advisors Inc Has $334000 Stake in Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC)

Anadarko Petroleum Corp now has $24.10 billion valuation. Analyst Recommendations are opinions given by analysts to their clients about whether a given stock is worth b...

Aug 17 2017

The Health Insurance Issue Explained

To map out the consequences of one possible move by the administration, the CBO examined what would happen if federal officials announced at the end of August that th...

Aug 17 2017

Al-Shabaab combat: United States backs defections as means to degrade group

The U.S. conducted this operation in coordination with Somali forces, according to a statement released by U.S. Africa Command (AFRICOM). Islamist militant group Al Sha...

Aug 17 2017

New Barca blow as Suarez ruled out for a month

Suarez was injured in the final minutes of Wednesday's (Thursday NZT) 2-0 loss at Real Madrid in the second leg of the Spanish Super Cup . Unlike Suarez, Pique isn't ...

Aug 17 2017

United Kingdom may keep visa-free travel for European Union visitors

The British government said Wednesday it does not want to reintroduce border controls between Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland after it leaves the Europea...

Aug 17 2017

Pakistan's Apex Anti-Corruption Group Summons Nawaz Sharif, Sons

The NAB, the country's apex anti-corruption organisation, has been given six-week deadline to finalise Nawaz Sharif, his children Hassan, Hussain and Maryam Nawaz corrupt...

Aug 17 2017

Trump Administration responds to North Korea

US National Security Adviser H.R. McMaster echoed the tenor of Pompeo's remarks, saying the threat posed by North Korea is "coming to a head", but adding in an interv...

Aug 17 2017

Trump Says Military Is 'Locked and Loaded, Should North Korea Act Unwisely'

If they "persist in their extremely unsafe reckless actions on the Korean peninsula", then North Korea would take action "as already declared ", he was quoted as say...